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CBS
Dec 23, 2012 7:00pm EST
. it was elway's idea. ian: all right, we'll go with that. please all your tweets and emails derricked to bob man back from cbs sports. dan: i have his address -- his address too if you want it. ian: we'll see. matt prater will kick it off. this is a denver team that made the playoffs last year at 8-8. won a playoff game in a wild one against pittsburgh and then got embarrassed. there was the implications that the broncos were a playoff game but they were so far from being a super bowl team. next sunday, the nfl on cbs, double-header. we'll have action for you. playoff seeding will be at stake in the a.f.c. dan: so it's 10 in a row now for the broncos and you go back to that san diego game on a monday night. their record was 2-3. down at halftime. looking at 2-4 and a tremendous comeback in that second half and they have not looked back since then. ian: mccoy, in for the injured weeden and mccoy is going down. dumervil, first man there for denver. dan: yeah, it's time to pad your stats and that's what dumervil is doing. a couple of sacks today. has shared a couple. watch him come around joe thoma
CBS
Dec 23, 2012 7:00pm PST
a documentary about him. as bob simon discovered, the film is now captivating audiences across the country, and has been short-listed for an academy award. it's released by sony pictures classics and it's called "searching for sugar man." ♪ ♪ ♪ sugar man won't you help me ♪ because i'm tired of these scenes ♪ >> simon: the film shows rodriguez's old neighborhood in downtown detroit and the smoky bar where, back in the late '60s, he was discovered by dennis coffey, a legendary motown producer. >> dennis coffey: we thought he was like the inner city poet, you know, putting his poems to music of what he saw. and it was definitely a very gritty look at what he saw on the streets of detroit. the only writer that i had heard of of that time period was maybe bob dylan, that was writing that well. ♪ ♪ ♪ lost my heart when i found it ♪ >> simon: coffey co-produced his first album, "cold fact." critics liked it, but it bombed. steve rowland was responsible for his second. it did no better. >> steve rowland: nobody in america had even heard of him. nobody... nobody even was intere
CSPAN
Dec 24, 2012 10:00am EST
. let me introduce myself, i'm bob oakes from morning edition on wbur, boston's npr news station. [applause] thank you. thank you. i'm sure some of you are saying, wow, that's bob oakes? [laughter] i thought he was taller -- [laughter] i thought he was thinner, i thought he had more hair. [laughter] and, you know, the funny thing is that all those things were true last week. [laughter] let me thank all of you for coming here this afternoon and thank the boston book festival for having us. don't they do a nice job? isn't this a terrific eventsome. >> yes. [applause] >> let's also thank the plymouth rock foundation for sponsoring this particular session and say that without their generosity, it would be hard to put on events like this that add to the cultural life that we all enjoy in this great city. so so thanks to them. [applause] and in a way that's what we're here to talk about this afternoon, the triumph of this city and all the cities, the triumph of the city, that's the title of harvard economics professor ed glaeser's book. it's about what's made cities around the world gr
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